Metabolic Syndrome

Clinical Trial Finder

Many patients with metabolic syndrome are interested in participating in the latest research regarding their condition. This Clinical Trial Finder can help you—or a loved one—easily find ongoing cardiovascular clinical research trials for which you might qualify. This list is a service of the U.S. National Institutes of Health called, a database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies.

Simply click on the trial below that interests you to learn how you might participate.

Short Term Intermittent Fasting and Insulin Resistance

Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus;   Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Obesity
Interventions:   Behavioral: Intermittent fasting;   Other: Time control
Sponsors:   University of Copenhagen;   Herlev Hospital
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Family Focused Community Program to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes in Peripubertal Youth

Condition:   Pediatric Obesity
Intervention:   Behavioral: YMCA Family Diabetes Prevention Program (YFDPP)
Sponsor:   University of Arizona
Not yet recruiting - verified April 2015

Whole-exome Sequencing in Childhood Obesity

Condition:   Childhood Obesity
Sponsors:   National University, Singapore;   National Medical Research Council (NMRC), Singapore;   Health Promotion Board, Singapore;   Genome Institute of Singapore A*Star, Singapore
Not yet recruiting - verified April 2015

The Effect of Lactobacillus Reuteri ATCC PTA 6475 on Volumetric Bone Mineral Density in Patients With Osteopenia

Condition:   Osteopenia
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: L. reuteri;   Dietary Supplement: Placebo
Sponsors:   Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden;   BioGaia AB
Not yet recruiting - verified April 2015

The Early Warning System for the Diabetic Encephalopathy

Conditions:   Diabetes Mellitus Type 2;   Mild Cognitive Impairment;   Metabolic Syndrome X
Sponsor:   Tang-Du Hospital
Not yet recruiting - verified April 2015

Application of MT in Subjects With Overweight/Metabolic Abnormality---RCT

Conditions:   Overweight;   Metabolic Abnormality
Interventions:   Device: Mobile physical activity promotion tool;   Other: Standard care
Sponsor:   National Cheng-Kung University Hospital
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Effect of a Very Low Calorie and Low Calorie Diet on Moderate to Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Obese Adults

Condition:   Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Interventions:   Other: Low Calorie Diet;   Other: Very Low Calorie Diet;   Other: Standard Care
Sponsor:   Jeannine Goetz, PhD
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Effects of IL-1 Beta on the HPA-axis in Obese Persons

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Hypersecretion; Cortisol
Intervention:   Drug: Anakinra
Sponsor:   University Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Functional Snack Foods With Safflower Oil and Soy in Postmenopausal Women Having Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Metabolic Syndrome;   Overweight
Interventions:   Other: wheat-safflower oil pretzels;   Other: soy-safflower oil pretzels;   Other: control wheat pretzels
Sponsor:   Ohio State University
Recruiting - verified July 2014

Effects of Colchicine in Non-Diabetic Adults With Metabolic Syndrome

Conditions:   Obesity;   Metabolic Disease
Interventions:   Drug: Colchicine 0.6 mg given;   Drug: Placebo capsules given
Sponsors:   Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD);   National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK);   National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI)
Recruiting - verified March 2000

Canola Oil, Fibre and DHA Enhanced Clinical Trial

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Dietary Supplement: Butter, sunflower and safflower oil;   Dietary Supplement: High Oleic Canola Oil and DHA (HOCO-DHA);   Dietary Supplement: Barley beta-glucan;   Dietary Supplement: HOCO-DHA and Barley beta-glucan
Sponsors:   University of Manitoba;   Canadian Institutes of Health Research  (CIHR);   Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada
Recruiting - verified March 2014

A Parallel Study Evaluating the Effect of A-F Betafood® on Gallbladder and Liver Function.

Condition:   Gallbladder
Intervention:   Dietary Supplement: A-F Betafood
Sponsors:   KGK Synergize Inc.;   Standard Process Inc.
Active, not recruiting - verified April 2015

Metabolic Syndrome and Male Infertility

Condition:   Male Infertility
Intervention:   Other: Blood sample, sperm sample and clinical examens
Sponsor:   Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Validation of an RLIP76 Assay in Humans

Condition:   Type 2 Diabetes
Intervention:   Other: Blood Draw
Sponsor:   City of Hope Medical Center
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Cross-Sectional Iloperidone IVGTT

Conditions:   Schizophrenia;   Serious Mental Illness;   Metabolic Syndrome;   Insulin Resistance;   Glucose Metabolism
Sponsors:   David C. Henderson;   Novartis Pharmaceuticals
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Castration Compared to Castration Plus Metformin as First Line Treatment for Patients With Advanced Prostate Cancer

Condition:   Prostate Cancer
Interventions:   Drug: Placebo and Castration;   Drug: Metformin and Castration
Sponsor:   Devalingam Mahalingam
Recruiting - verified March 2015

Taste, Smell and Chemotherapy (TASTY)

Condition:   Testicular Cancer
Interventions:   Procedure: Dexa scan;   Procedure: audiogram;   Procedure: measurement of heart rate variability and baroreflex sensitivity;   Procedure: Glucose tolerance assessment;   Dietary Supplement: oral nutrition supplements;   Behavioral: Two day food records;   Behavioral: Food Frequency Questionnaire
Sponsor:   University Medical Centre Groningen
Recruiting - verified April 2015

Effectiveness of Adalimumab in Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis Patients With Distinct Co-morbidities

Conditions:   Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis;   Antibodies;   Monoclonals
Sponsors:   AbbVie (prior sponsor, Abbott);   Raffeiner GmbH
Recruiting - verified April 2015

An Alternative to A Fixed Schedule In Management Of Prostate Cancer

Condition:   Prostate Cancer
Sponsor:   University Health Network, Toronto
Completed - verified April 2015

Aggressive Treatment of Metabolic Syndrome in Patients Receiving Clozapine for Schizophrenia

Condition:   Metabolic Syndrome
Interventions:   Drug: Pravastatin, Fenofibrate, Metformin, Orlistat, irbesartan;   Other: As selected by community physician
Sponsor:   North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System
Terminated - verified November 2011

Effect of Physical Activity on Metabolic Syndrome in Pregnancy & Fetal Outcome

Conditions:   Obesity;   Pregnancy;   Diabetes Mellitus
Intervention:   Behavioral: Experimental group
Sponsor:   National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)
Completed - verified February 2010

Study of Growth-promoting and Metabolic Effects of Growth Hormone (rhGH)

Condition:   Small for Gestational Age
Interventions:   Drug: rhGH (Norditropine SimpleXx®);   Drug: rhGH norditropine simple Xx
Sponsor:   Assistance Publique - Hôpitaux de Paris
Terminated - verified April 2014

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